Business is Good
Business is Good with Gethin Jones - Unlocking Potential
Season 1, Ep. 1
In todays episode I talk to Gethin Jones, of Unlocking Potential. Gethin is an Inspirational Speaker-Published Author and Professional Trainer- Specialising in Prisons Charities & Local Authorities. Gethin's story is an inspiration to all to get turn their passion into the business and along the way do great things.
Business is Good with Alice Reeves and Sophie Turton - The Joyful Web
Season 1, Ep. 2
Alice Reeves and Sophie Turton are on a mission to change the waythe world views marketing. They are out to show that a growth strategy, which combines marketing, sales and service, underpinned by a powerful community initiative and a value-driven approach absolutely will impact the growth of your business - a truly modern business.
With Sebastian Bates - Warrior Acadamy
Season 1, Ep. 3
Sebastian Bates is the Founder of The Warrior Academy, a global martial arts organisation voted Top 5 in the UK, with 60+ clubs and 2000+ students across 2 continents. He's a best-selling author in the area of character development, having released his book ‘The Warrior Method’ in 2018. While expanding The Warrior Academy globally, he provides bespoke private mentoring for high profile clients including the Royal Family in Dubai, where he now resides with his family. His vision is to build a socially conscious global organisation, to inspire a generation to make a global impact and to disrupt the educational system to put the development of character as a higher value than achieving good grades.
Business is Good with Nadia Sidebottom - Moo Moo & Bear
Season 1, Ep. 4
Nadia Sidebottom runs are Yorkshire based business Moo Moo & Bear hand-making the finest collars, leads and accessories for the discerning 'Woof'! Her two beautiful Miniature Schnauzers Lolah Moo Moo & Minny Bear are the true inspiration behind not only the brand but the business. But what sets Nadia apart is that Moo Moo & Bear is a sociallyconscious business, showing that even small work from home businesses can have an impact, and she does this through support Schnauzerfest. Through donations made to join a walk, and other fundraising activities, Schnauzerfest raises money for an animal rescue based in Berkshire, which rescue provides loving care and veterinary treatment for many animals that have experienced the terrible conditions of puppy farms and other rough backgrounds. Find out more at https://www.schnauzerfest.org/
Business is Good with Bianca Gignac - Italian Fix
Season 1, Ep. 5
Bianca is CEO and brand builder of a globally distributed team building products in the lifestyle and travel sector. She describes herself as being from the school of hard knocks and hustle. A growth-minded entrepreneur, she bootstrapped her company Italian Fix, during her daughters' naptimes, and has grown a team, revenue, product and profits while maintaining family life. A full-owner of a bootstrapped privately held company; she is resilient, creative and driven AF.
Business is Good with Heidi Strictland Clark
Season 1, Ep. 6
Heidi Strickland-Clark knows her way around a diet book. After being told at age 10 to move away from Enid Blyton she started reading health, diet and recipe books. Then, years after thankless mornings on the weighing scales, she decided that there was more to life than whether she’d lost a pound or not and didn’t step on them again. Now she helps other people to find the happy in every day, whatever the scales say. Heidi runs Fasttrack Fitcamp, which in 2019 became a social enterprise
Business is Good - with Paul Hargreaves
Season 1, Ep. 7
Paul Hargreaves is one of the leading voices in the UK encouraging and inspiring businesses to move away from simply being about making money to becoming a force for good.Many businesses are realising that to prosper and survive in the 21stcentury they need to not just look at the financial bottom line of profit, but people and planet too, and in so doing make the world a better place.Within his own business, and through speaking to other business leaders, Paul inspires personal change, his 4thbottom line, to facilitate a change that the world so badly needs.Twenty years ago, Paul foundedCotswold Fayre, a speciality food wholesaler, from his house in inner-city London whilst also engaging in charitable work within his community trying to change lives for the better.The company grew rapidly to become the leading wholesaler in the speciality food sector and now supplies around 1,500 retailers within the UK and Ireland from its base in the Thames Valley.The tremendous success of the company has been down to creating a great place to work and one that focusses on changing the world for better, through its carbon reduction, community focus, only selling quality food products and working with a poor rural community in Africa.Since 2015 Cotswold Fayre has been certified as a B Corporation.B Corps are companies that meet the highest standards of overall social and environmental performance and Paul is an ambassador for the movement within the UK.
Business is Good - with James Church
Season 1, Ep. 8
James Church is the co-founder and COO of Robot Mascot, an agency focussed on helping startups and scale-ups pitch, launch and grow. James is a pitch expert and loves helping entrepreneurs get investment-ready. As their advisor, James helps our clients prepare for their pitch and articulate their business case. Through intensive research with investors, James is an expert in what funding folk are looking for. He also delivers masterclass courses for the Chartered Institute of Marketing.
Business is Good - with Kate Bagoy
Season 1, Ep. 9
10 years ago Kate Bagoy quit her soul-crushing job to start freelancing – and failed spectacularly. Now she travels the world & helps creative business owners take off faster than a toupee at a fan factory. If you’re good at what you do, but have no idea how to market or sell what you do, and you’re ready to transform your career into a lucrative business you can run from the beach, Kate is your lady. She helps you create a customised business plan, marketing plan and roadmap for starting your business, building your brand, replacing your salary, hitting 6-figures and reaching your goals faster. Even if you’ve never run a business before, even if you have no idea where to start… even if you’ve been trying for years and just haven’t been able to give up those golden handcuffs.Kate says of herself "I’m basically a nerd and a high-school dropout with an MBA, a zest for life, a penchant for travel, an unbelievably stubborn streak and a passion for helping you create the life YOU love." Check out her inspiring story of a modern business.